Micronesian leaders hold firm on Waqa’s nomination for SG role

Wednesday 8 November 2023 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in 52nd Pacific Islands Forum 2023, Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, National, Nauru, Palau, Regional

Micronesian leaders maintain their support for the nomination of controversial former Nauru president Baron Waqa as the next Secretary-General of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat.

52nd Pacific Islands Forum 2023

Guam’s post-Mawar recovery not up to speed, Dededo’s Mayor says

Tuesday 13 June 2023 | Written by RNZ | Published in Guam, Regional

The mayor of Guam's second largest and most populated village says she feels the recovery has been "very slow" two weeks after Typhoon Mawar made landfall in the territory.


Post-typhoon restoration process begins in Guam

Friday 26 May 2023 | Written by RNZ | Published in Guam, Regional

Guam is in a recovery phase after being pummelled by typhoon Mawar. In a notice yesterday morning, Guam Waterworks Authority asked customers to conserve water while its services get restored.


Guam Catholic Church offers up to $US34m to sex abuse victims

Monday 6 December 2021 | Written by RNZ | Published in Guam, Regional

Guam's Catholic Church has come up with a revised payment proposal of up to $US 34 million to those who claimed they were raped or sexually molested by priests and other clergy when they were minors, dating back to the 1950s.